IP & Brexit
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UK to ratify UPC Agreement regardless of Brexit
28 November 2016
At the Competitiveness Council meeting today the UK Government confirmed that it is proceeding with preparations to ratify the Unified Patent Court Agreement.
Brexit and the Unified Patent Court and unitary patent
16 November 2016
The UK has "confirmed it is proceeding with preparations to ratify the Unified Patent Court Agreement". These preparations will continue over the coming months. This...
UK patent litigation in the light of Brexit
20 October 2016
In the months since the UK Referendum on membership of the EU there has been much discussion about the impact on IP rights in the...
IP & Brexit - UK & European trade mark and design law
05 September 2016
In this article we address some common questions about how the UK's exit from the EU (Brexit) will impact on intellectual property rights, particularly trade...